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The Church of the Brethren grew out of the 18th-century Pietist movement in Germany. It was founded in 1723 in the United States by Alexander Mack Sr., Christopher Sauer II, Alexander Mack Jr., and Peter Becker. They are also referred to as Conservative Dunkards.

Using data from the 1980-2010 Religious Congregations and Membership Studies, this list ranks U.S. counties on the highest total number of adherents and the highest percent of the population in the Church of the Brethren. You can sort the list by clicking on the column headings.

Congregational "Adherents" include all full members, their children, and others who regularly attend services. "Percent" is the percentage of the total population that belongs to that denomination. Note: Adherents are sometimes residents of a county different than the location of their congregation.

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Ranking County   [Download CSV]AdherentsPercent
38 Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
8,968
1.73
5 Rockingham County, Virginia
6,525
8.55
8 Somerset County, Pennsylvania
4,370
5.62
9 Augusta County, Virginia
3,957
5.37
21 Blair County, Pennsylvania
3,739
2.94
44 Frederick County, Maryland
3,739
1.6
6 Bedford County, Pennsylvania
3,304
6.64
76 York County, Pennsylvania
3,189
0.73
43 Elkhart County, Indiana
3,173
1.61
28 Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
3,051
2.28
12 Franklin County, Virginia
2,446
4.36
13 Darke County, Ohio
2,284
4.31
45 Cambria County, Pennsylvania
2,229
1.55
10 Shenandoah County, Virginia
2,176
5.18
105 Montgomery County, Ohio
2,048
0.38
51 Washington County, Maryland
1,908
1.29
34 Miami County, Ohio
1,903
1.86
1 Floyd County, Virginia
1,889
12.36
2 Hardy County, West Virginia
1,684
12.01
59 Franklin County, Pennsylvania
1,632
1.09
40 Roanoke city, Virginia
1,619
1.67
11 Botetourt County, Virginia
1,489
4.49
94 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
1,341
0.5
88 Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
1,315
0.56
22 Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania
1,301
2.83
141 Los Angeles County, California
1,216
0.01
66 Fayette County, Pennsylvania
1,173
0.86
26 Mifflin County, Pennsylvania
1,142
2.45
14 Garrett County, Maryland
1,124
3.73
81 Carroll County, Maryland
1,107
0.66
114 Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania
1,065
0.29
4 Grant County, West Virginia
1,036
8.68
58 Roanoke County, Virginia
1,017
1.1
27 Preble County, Ohio
1,007
2.38
29 Marshall County, Indiana
997
2.12
61 Berkeley County, West Virginia
989
0.95
130 Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
981
0.12
20 Wabash County, Indiana
978
2.97
16 Mineral County, West Virginia
963
3.41
83 Clark County, Ohio
892
0.64
74 Wayne County, Ohio
874
0.76
119 Stark County, Ohio
866
0.23
119 Allen County, Indiana
810
0.23
123 Berks County, Pennsylvania
767
0.19
19 Hampshire County, West Virginia
746
3.11
50 Henry County, Virginia
725
1.34
20 Page County, Virginia
715
2.97
80 Allen County, Ohio
708
0.67
65 Kosciusko County, Indiana
696
0.9
116 St. Joseph County, Indiana
683
0.26
90 Washington County, Tennessee
669
0.54
85 Adams County, Pennsylvania
621
0.61
130 Chester County, Pennsylvania
610
0.12
78 Indiana County, Pennsylvania
609
0.69
57 Ashland County, Ohio
600
1.13
38 Putnam County, Ohio
598
1.73
105 Centre County, Pennsylvania
580
0.38
32 McPherson County, Kansas
577
1.98
39 Preston County, West Virginia
571
1.7
15 Carroll County, Illinois
570
3.7
132 Summit County, Ohio
548
0.1
46 Huntington County, Indiana
534
1.44
132 Kane County, Illinois
534
0.1
73 Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
528
0.77
48 Miami County, Indiana
515
1.4
130 Prince William County, Virginia
498
0.12
95 Albemarle County, Virginia
488
0.49
82 Allegany County, Maryland
487
0.65
7 Pendleton County, West Virginia
486
6.32
52 Manassas city, Virginia
480
1.27
52 Talbot County, Maryland
478
1.27
108 Black Hawk County, Iowa
464
0.35
52 Lee County, Illinois
457
1.27
133 Stanislaus County, California
452
0.09
119 Canyon County, Idaho
443
0.23
69 Ogle County, Illinois
441
0.82
88 Frederick County, Virginia
435
0.56
137 Baltimore County, Maryland
432
0.05
37 Juniata County, Pennsylvania
429
1.74
28 Patrick County, Virginia
422
2.28
53 Whitley County, Indiana
413
1.24
129 Manatee County, Florida
406
0.13
140 Miami-Dade County, Florida
406
0.02
33 Polk County, North Carolina
403
1.96
112 Madison County, Indiana
402
0.31
86 Dallas County, Iowa
394
0.6
139 Fairfax County, Virginia
374
0.03
87 Knox County, Ohio
361
0.59
127 Mahoning County, Ohio
357
0.15
139 Orange County, Florida
356
0.03
88 Pittsylvania County, Virginia
355
0.56
62 Adams County, Indiana
320
0.93
110 Montgomery County, Virginia
314
0.33
76 DeKalb County, Indiana
308
0.73
72 Cass County, Indiana
305
0.78
42 Greene County, Virginia
304
1.65
79 Union County, Pennsylvania
304
0.68
70 Warren County, Virginia
302
0.8
102 Surry County, North Carolina
301
0.41
140 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
294
0.02
141 Kings County, New York
292
0.01
139 DuPage County, Illinois
290
0.03
103 Chelan County, Washington
289
0.4
132 Hamilton County, Indiana
287
0.1
75 Jasper County, Iowa
277
0.75
64 Carroll County, Virginia
274
0.91
49 Carroll County, Indiana
272
1.35
3 Gove County, Kansas
270
10.02
88 Macoupin County, Illinois
267
0.56
30 Chickasaw County, Iowa
261
2.1
54 Rockbridge County, Virginia
260
1.17
138 Bucks County, Pennsylvania
256
0.04
41 Fulton County, Pennsylvania
247
1.66
105 Reno County, Kansas
247
0.38
23 Pocahontas County, West Virginia
238
2.73
29 Alleghany County, North Carolina
237
2.12
140 Cuyahoga County, Ohio
234
0.02
127 Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
223
0.15
111 Rutherford County, North Carolina
219
0.32
111 Bedford County, Virginia
218
0.32
141 King County, Washington
217
0.01
89 Defiance County, Ohio
215
0.55
100 Henry County, Indiana
215
0.43
120 Highlands County, Florida
215
0.22
67 Manistee County, Michigan
211
0.85
77 Randolph County, West Virginia
210
0.71
140 Kern County, California
209
0.02
136 Forsyth County, North Carolina
207
0.06
126 Stafford County, Virginia
207
0.16
35 Noble County, Oklahoma
206
1.78
84 Caroline County, Maryland
204
0.62
52 Dickenson County, Virginia
202
1.27
135 Henrico County, Virginia
200
0.07
131 Newport News city, Virginia
200
0.11
64 Clay County, Kentucky
197
0.91
46 Monroe County, West Virginia
195
1.44
55 Wayne County, Illinois
195
1.16
56 Piatt County, Illinois
191
1.14
132 Peoria County, Illinois
190
0.1
137 Ada County, Idaho
189
0.05
135 Erie County, Pennsylvania
188
0.07
114 Fauquier County, Virginia
188
0.29
57 Barbour County, West Virginia
187
1.13
142 Maricopa County, Arizona
187
0
75 White County, Indiana
185
0.75
134 Lake County, Ohio
184
0.08
103 Perry County, Pennsylvania
183
0.4
122 Rockingham County, North Carolina
183
0.2
47 Grundy County, Iowa
178
1.43
126 Kendall County, Illinois
178
0.16
94 Montgomery County, Kansas
177
0.5
139 Arapahoe County, Colorado
176
0.03
90 Amherst County, Virginia
174
0.54
131 Greene County, Ohio
173
0.11
142 Cook County, Illinois
172
0
124 Tuscarawas County, Ohio
170
0.18
127 Macon County, Illinois
169
0.15
99 Finney County, Kansas
163
0.44
97 Pulaski County, Virginia
163
0.47
105 Gratiot County, Michigan
161
0.38
133 Shawnee County, Kansas
161
0.09
18 Bath County, Virginia
158
3.34
119 Wayne County, Indiana
158
0.23
141 Orange County, California
156
0.01
139 District of Columbia, District of Columbia
155
0.03
132 Sullivan County, Tennessee
153
0.1
130 Hunterdon County, New Jersey
150
0.12
114 Jefferson County, Tennessee
150
0.29
17 Stafford County, Kansas
149
3.36
122 Umatilla County, Oregon
148
0.2
117 Barry County, Michigan
147
0.25
139 Sedgwick County, Kansas
147
0.03
104 Williams County, Ohio
147
0.39
140 Marion County, Indiana
146
0.02
139 Polk County, Iowa
146
0.03
111 Logan County, Ohio
145
0.32
139 New Castle County, Delaware
145
0.03
124 Payne County, Oklahoma
143
0.18
141 Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
143
0.01
132 Mesa County, Colorado
142
0.1
140 Fresno County, California
140
0.02
108 Snyder County, Pennsylvania
140
0.35
139 Anne Arundel County, Maryland
139
0.03
125 Howard County, Indiana
138
0.17
92 Gladwin County, Michigan
134
0.52
106 Perry County, Ohio
134
0.37
110 Marshall County, Iowa
133
0.33
140 Prince George's County, Maryland
131
0.02
68 Mitchell County, North Carolina
129
0.83
25 Scott County, Kansas
128
2.59
115 Stephenson County, Illinois
128
0.27
134 Kent County, Delaware
124
0.08
138 Howard County, Maryland
119
0.04
125 Isabella County, Michigan
119
0.17
139 Virginia Beach city, Virginia
119
0.03
98 Franklin County, Kansas
118
0.45
140 Kent County, Michigan
118
0.02
132 Delaware County, Indiana
117
0.1
141 Pinellas County, Florida
115
0.01
137 Arlington County, Virginia
114
0.05
107 Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana
114
0.36
132 Douglas County, Kansas
113
0.1
127 Lewis County, Washington
113
0.15
136 Butler County, Pennsylvania
112
0.06
113 Fulton County, Illinois
112
0.3
127 Lynchburg city, Virginia
112
0.15
92 Jay County, Indiana
111
0.52
136 Medina County, Ohio
111
0.06
121 Winona County, Minnesota
110
0.21
138 Boulder County, Colorado
109
0.04
115 Okanogan County, Washington
109
0.27
120 Shelby County, Ohio
109
0.22
109 Smyth County, Virginia
108
0.34
131 Sutter County, California
108
0.11
120 Curry County, New Mexico
107
0.22
129 Raleigh County, West Virginia
106
0.13
127 Greene County, Tennessee
104
0.15
137 Sangamon County, Illinois
104
0.05
140 Mobile County, Alabama
103
0.02
137 Trumbull County, Ohio
103
0.05
139 Dakota County, Minnesota
102
0.03
130 Muskingum County, Ohio
101
0.12
141 Oakland County, Michigan
101
0.01
81 Nelson County, Virginia
99
0.66
71 Prowers County, Colorado
99
0.79
139 Lancaster County, Nebraska
96
0.03
132 Wicomico County, Maryland
96
0.1
65 Keokuk County, Iowa
95
0.9
134 Richland County, Ohio
95
0.08
130 Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
94
0.12
96 Montague County, Texas
94
0.48
119 Howell County, Missouri
92
0.23
31 Phillips County, Colorado
92
2.07
36 Thayer County, Nebraska
92
1.76
137 Clay County, Florida
91
0.05
119 Clinton County, Pennsylvania
90
0.23
103 Gage County, Nebraska
90
0.4
138 Thurston County, Washington
89
0.04
137 Davidson County, North Carolina
88
0.05
134 Androscoggin County, Maine
87
0.08
135 Wood County, Ohio
87
0.07
134 Columbiana County, Ohio
86
0.08
120 Crawford County, Kansas
86
0.22
130 Wilkes County, North Carolina
86
0.12
135 Boone County, Kentucky
85
0.07
127 Pickaway County, Ohio
84
0.15
112 Somerset County, Maryland
82
0.31
113 Ashe County, North Carolina
81
0.3
134 Henderson County, North Carolina
81
0.08
133 Pottawattamie County, Iowa
81
0.09
118 Clinton County, Indiana
80
0.24
139 Kalamazoo County, Michigan
80
0.03
129 St. Joseph County, Michigan
79
0.13
113 Texas County, Missouri
79
0.3
100 Unicoi County, Tennessee
79
0.43
139 Winnebago County, Illinois
79
0.03
138 Cabarrus County, North Carolina
78
0.04
138 Linn County, Iowa
77
0.04
140 Greenville County, South Carolina
74
0.02
134 Monongalia County, West Virginia
74
0.08
110 Payette County, Idaho
74
0.33
140 Tulare County, California
74
0.02
101 Washington County, Alabama
74
0.42
141 Johnson County, Kansas
72
0.01
90 Madison County, Virginia
72
0.54
141 Sacramento County, California
71
0.01
125 Holmes County, Ohio
70
0.17
112 Hopewell city, Virginia
70
0.31
131 Mercer County, West Virginia
70
0.11
103 Lawrence County, Illinois
68
0.4
111 Nobles County, Minnesota
68
0.32
122 Sioux County, Iowa
68
0.2
142 Wayne County, Michigan
68
0
139 Champaign County, Illinois
67
0.03
138 Wyandotte County, Kansas
66
0.04
139 Clermont County, Ohio
65
0.03
87 Guthrie County, Iowa
65
0.59
124 LaGrange County, Indiana
65
0.18
125 Woodford County, Illinois
65
0.17
140 Cumberland County, Maine
64
0.02
105 Jefferson County, Iowa
64
0.38
124 Wapello County, Iowa
64
0.18
24 Highland County, Virginia
63
2.71
136 LaPorte County, Indiana
63
0.06
141 Montgomery County, Maryland
63
0.01
141 Multnomah County, Oregon
62
0.01
140 Durham County, North Carolina
61
0.02
140 Ingham County, Michigan
60
0.02
141 Lee County, Florida
60
0.01
134 Grant County, Indiana
59
0.08
68 Tucker County, West Virginia
59
0.83
140 Chesterfield County, Virginia
58
0.02
126 Prince George County, Virginia
58
0.16
140 Northampton County, Pennsylvania
57
0.02
142 San Diego County, California
57
0
133 Carbon County, Pennsylvania
56
0.09
130 Fayette County, West Virginia
56
0.12
141 Jackson County, Missouri
56
0.01
60 Norton County, Kansas
56
0.99
116 Ogemaw County, Michigan
56
0.26
100 Blackford County, Indiana
55
0.43
116 Fillmore County, Minnesota
55
0.26
132 Hawkins County, Tennessee
54
0.1
133 Blount County, Alabama
53
0.09
117 Labette County, Kansas
53
0.25
121 Lee County, Virginia
53
0.21
140 Weld County, Colorado
53
0.02
103 Appanoose County, Iowa
52
0.4
141 Delaware County, Pennsylvania
52
0.01
134 Marion County, Ohio
52
0.08
140 Butte County, California
51
0.02
132 Johnson County, Missouri
51
0.1
92 St. Clair County, Missouri
51
0.52
135 Twin Falls County, Idaho
51
0.07
120 Henry County, Missouri
50
0.22
125 Mason County, Michigan
50
0.17
141 Washtenaw County, Michigan
50
0.01
134 Garfield County, Oklahoma
49
0.08
139 Tippecanoe County, Indiana
48
0.03
136 Midland County, Michigan
47
0.06
122 Ray County, Missouri
46
0.2
139 Portage County, Ohio
45
0.03
127 Stoddard County, Missouri
45
0.15
119 Benton County, Missouri
44
0.23
136 Ross County, Ohio
43
0.06
116 Richland County, Illinois
42
0.26
93 Anderson County, Kansas
41
0.51
132 Mercer County, Ohio
40
0.1
116 Butler County, Iowa
39
0.26
141 Lucas County, Ohio
39
0.01
124 Fulton County, Indiana
38
0.18
63 Adams County, Iowa
37
0.92
131 Harvey County, Kansas
37
0.11
136 Montcalm County, Michigan
37
0.06
107 Nemaha County, Kansas
37
0.36
142 Duval County, Florida
36
0
141 Knox County, Tennessee
36
0.01
141 Baltimore city, Maryland
35
0.01
140 Muskegon County, Michigan
35
0.02
140 Washington County, Pennsylvania
35
0.02
138 Buchanan County, Missouri
34
0.04
142 Hamilton County, Ohio
34
0
133 Marion County, Illinois
34
0.09
98 Union County, Indiana
34
0.45
133 DeSoto County, Florida
33
0.09
141 Genesee County, Michigan
33
0.01
141 Lorain County, Ohio
33
0.01
125 New Madrid County, Missouri
33
0.17
141 Lane County, Oregon
32
0.01
142 Pierce County, Washington
32
0
142 Pima County, Arizona
32
0
136 Seneca County, Ohio
32
0.06
129 Upshur County, West Virginia
32
0.13
123 Alleghany County, Virginia
31
0.19
131 Boone County, Iowa
30
0.11
133 Orange County, Virginia
30
0.09
93 Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
29
0.51
135 Fulton County, Ohio
29
0.07
91 Lincoln County, Colorado
29
0.53
130 Salem city, Virginia
29
0.12
138 Chippewa County, Wisconsin
26
0.04
140 Johnson County, Indiana
26
0.02
137 Washington County, Virginia
26
0.05
128 Giles County, Virginia
25
0.14
110 Brooks County, Texas
24
0.33
140 Lenawee County, Michigan
24
0.02
141 Saginaw County, Michigan
24
0.01
131 Cross County, Arkansas
20
0.11
132 Dickinson County, Kansas
20
0.1
123 Roosevelt County, Montana
20
0.19
140 Josephine County, Oregon
19
0.02
139 Marion County, West Virginia
19
0.03
138 Noble County, Indiana
19
0.04
112 Washington County, Kansas
18
0.31
141 Benton County, Arkansas
17
0.01
132 Bond County, Illinois
17
0.1
100 Chase County, Nebraska
17
0.43
142 Jefferson County, Colorado
17
0
138 Rio Arriba County, New Mexico
17
0.04
142 Sarasota County, Florida
16
0
133 Bourbon County, Kansas
14
0.09
133 Martin County, Kentucky
12
0.09
140 Pike County, Kentucky
12
0.02
142 Franklin County, Ohio
11
0
128 Monroe County, Iowa
11
0.14
132 Coffey County, Kansas
9
0.1
142 Hennepin County, Minnesota
7
0
135 Gilmer County, West Virginia
6
0.07
142 Yakima County, Washington
5
0
141 Highland County, Ohio
4
0.01
141 Henry County, Ohio
2
0.01
142 Collier County, Florida
0
0
142 Denver County, Colorado
0
0
142 Mecosta County, Michigan
0
0
142 Palm Beach County, Florida
0
0
142 Woodbury County, Iowa
0
0
142 York County, Maine
0
0
143 Adams County, Illinois
--
--
143 Adams County, Ohio
--
--
143 Alameda County, California
--
--
143 Barron County, Wisconsin
--
--
143 Bedford County, Tennessee
--
--
143 Benson County, North Dakota
--
--
143 Benton County, Iowa
--
--
143 Benton County, Tennessee
--
--
143 Boone County, Missouri
--
--
143 Broward County, Florida
--
--
143 Brown County, Kansas
--
--
143 Buena Vista city, Virginia
--
--
143 Butler County, Ohio
--
--
143 Cabell County, West Virginia
--
--
143 Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana
--
--
143 Calhoun County, Michigan
--
--
143 Calhoun County, West Virginia
--
--
143 Campbell County, Virginia
--
--
143 Carroll County, Missouri
--
--
143 Caswell County, North Carolina
--
--
143 Cecil County, Maryland
--
--
143 Cedar County, Iowa
--
--
143 Choctaw County, Oklahoma
--
--
143 Clarion County, Pennsylvania
--
--
143 Clinton County, Missouri
--
--
143 Cole County, Missouri
--
--
143 Coos County, Oregon
--
--
143 Crawford County, Illinois
--
--
143 Custer County, Oklahoma
--
--
143 Danville city, Virginia
--
--
143 Davidson County, Tennessee
--
--
143 Decatur County, Iowa
--
--
143 Decatur County, Tennessee
--
--
143 Delaware County, Ohio
--
--
143 Eaton County, Michigan
--
--
143 Edwards County, Illinois
--
--
143 El Paso County, Colorado
--
--
143 Fayette County, Illinois
--
--
143 Fulton County, Georgia
--
--
143 Gibson County, Indiana
--
--
143 Grainger County, Tennessee
--
--
143 Gray County, Texas
--
--
143 Greenbrier County, West Virginia
--
--
143 Greene County, Missouri
--
--
143 Greenwood County, Kansas
--
--
143 Hancock County, Ohio
--
--
143 Hardin County, Ohio
--
--
143 Harrison County, West Virginia
--
--
143 Harrisonburg city, Virginia
--
--
143 Hickman County, Tennessee
--
--
143 Hickory County, Missouri
--
--
143 Hill County, Montana
--
--
143 Hillsborough County, Florida
--
--
143 Holt County, Missouri
--
--
143 Iredell County, North Carolina
--
--
143 Jackson County, Indiana
--
--
143 Jackson County, North Carolina
--
--
143 Jasper County, Missouri
--
--
143 Jefferson County, Alabama
--
--
143 Jefferson County, West Virginia
--
--
143 Jones County, Iowa
--
--
143 Kent County, Maryland
--
--
143 Kingfisher County, Oklahoma
--
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143 Klamath County, Oregon
--
--
143 Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
--
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143 Lewis County, Idaho
--
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143 Louisa County, Virginia
--
--
143 Lyon County, Kansas
--
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143 Marshall County, Kansas
--
--
143 Martinsville city, Virginia
--
--
143 Montour County, Pennsylvania
--
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143 Newton County, Missouri
--
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143 O'Brien County, Iowa
--
--
143 Ochiltree County, Texas
--
--
143 Osborne County, Kansas
--
--
143 Otero County, Colorado
--
--
143 Otero County, New Mexico
--
--
143 Pepin County, Wisconsin
--
--
143 Pike County, Ohio
--
--
143 Plymouth County, Iowa
--
--
143 Poweshiek County, Iowa
--
--
143 Pueblo County, Colorado
--
--
143 Riverside County, California
--
--
143 Rock Island County, Illinois
--
--
143 Rutherford County, Tennessee
--
--
143 San Francisco County, California
--
--
143 Sandoval County, New Mexico
--
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143 Shelby County, Missouri
--
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143 Smith County, Texas
--
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143 Spartanburg County, South Carolina
--
--
143 Staunton city, Virginia
--
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143 Story County, Iowa
--
--
143 Suffolk city, Virginia
--
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143 Sussex County, Delaware
--
--
143 Taylor County, Iowa
--
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143 Taylor County, West Virginia
--
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143 Tipton County, Indiana
--
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143 Towner County, North Dakota
--
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143 Ward County, North Dakota
--
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143 Warren County, Ohio
--
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143 Washington County, Idaho
--
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143 Washington County, Oklahoma
--
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143 Washita County, Oklahoma
--
--
143 Waynesboro city, Virginia
--
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143 Webster County, Iowa
--
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143 Wells County, Indiana
--
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143 Wilson County, Kansas
--
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143 Windham County, Vermont
--
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143 Wright County, Missouri
--
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143 Yancey County, North Carolina
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* In an effort to better match the ASARB standards for adherents, a few religious bodies changed the way their adherents were reported in 2010, including Amish groups, Friends groups, Jewish groups, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Non-denominational Christian Churches, and the United Methodist Church. This change does not affect any of the data in the newly released 2010 U.S. Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. In fact, the data for these groups are now more comparable to that of other bodies than it was in previous decadal reports.

However, the change in methodology can distort assessments on growth or decline between 2000 and 2010 for each of these groups. County-level 2000 data using the new methodology are not readily available. ASARB staff has adjusted some 2000 county-level adherent statistics to allow for a more accurate picture on growth or decline. The revised maps and charts are now available on-line at www.usreligioncensus.org for those who are interested in these trends.

Source

2010 data were collected by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB) and include statistics for 236 religious groups, providing information on the number of their congregations and adherents within each state and county in the United States. Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E. Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H. Taylor supervised the collection. These data originally appeared in 2010 U.S. Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study, published by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (ASARB). [More information on the data collection]




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